VIMMY RIDGE MEMORIAL ARRAS

Ipswich men who are remembered on the memorial.

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 In 1936 the King unveiled The Vimy Ridge Memorial with over 60,000 Canadian lost , The memorial bares the names of 11,000. men. The memorial cost over £200,000 to build.

photos from 1936 Daily Telegraph Supplement.

JACK STANLEY BULLEN

an Ipswich man remembered

Born: 3rd January 1891, Ipswich

Canadian Infantry, 16th Battalion

Died: 4th/7th September 1916; age: 24

 

JACK McINTYRE COLES

an Ipswich man remembered

Born:23rd June 1890

Canadian Infantry Alberta Regiment,10th Battalion

Died: 15th August 1917; age 27

 

EDWARD PETER PAYNE

an Ipswich man remembered

Canadian Infantry

Died: 9th April 1917; age: 22; KiA.

 

 ARTHUR HARRY WHITMAN

an Ipswich man remembered

Born: 22nd November 1885, Felixstowe, Suffolk

Canadian Infantry

Died: 25th October 1916; age: 30

 

HUGH LEWIN RANCE

an Ipswich man remembered

Born: 6th March 1885, Ipswich.

Canadian Infantry

Died: 9th April 1917; age 32

 

EUSTACE CAMPBELL KAUFMANN*

an Ipswich man remembered (Ipswich School)

Born: 7th February 1887

Canadian Infantry

Died: Easter Day, 8th April 1917; age: 31

 

Vimy Memorial

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